Category Archives: parenting

G5-“How we Met”… the story of two hopeful romantics

2005.  A year of positive change.  22-years-old, graduating college, moving into my first real apartment with the love of my life, giving birth to our beautiful son, applying for and starting graduate school, and paying real bills.  It is here that … Continue reading

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Meal 14- Pork Pot Sticker Edamame Soup with Egg Rolls- The 2 year-old and 5 year-old open their minds and mouths.

     Several weeks ago Aldi had pork pot stickers on “clearance” in the freezer case.  They were 99 cents for a box of 10 Asian dumplings.  I bought 2 packages.  I threw them in the freezer and then forgot about them.  I also forgot to thaw something … Continue reading

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G4- Aldi Date Night

Tonight my husband and I are going out for Valentine’s Day.  We are going to a wine tasting dinner.  I’m super excited to learn more about how wines are paired with different foods.  Up to this point, I just pair … Continue reading

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G3- The Play-doh is all dried up!

Another snow day… One day I shall spend snow days sleeping until 10, lying around the house watching soap operas, and eating bon-bons.  As for now, I will take advantage of one more entire day that I can spend with my … Continue reading

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